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October 182017

Avenue Construction Updates - October 18

Construction Activities at Avenue Road and Eglinton

As we gear up to begin mining operations at the Secondary Entrance in November, there are many other parcels of preparatory work to complete. Construction outside of the long-term set up is very active and will be for the rest of the year.

Residents and businesses can expect to see many works happening at various locations in the roadway or on the sidewalk, often at the same time.

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October 172017

Wet Utilities Relocations at Leaside Station

What Work is Taking Place?

To support the ongoing construction works at the future Leaside Station, wet utilities infrastructure under Eglinton Avenue East will be relocated. The first stage of the work will take place in the existing work zone on the south side of Eglinton Avenue East just east of Mann Avenue. Work to relocate utilities on the north side of Eglinton Avenue East will take place in 2018. Read more »

October 162017

Early Morning Concrete Pour at Brentcliffe Portal

What Work is Taking Place?

Crews will be pouring the concrete foundation for the Brentcliffe Portal.  Work will be conducted within the existing work zone located on Eglinton Avenue East between Brentcliffe Road and Leslie Street. Due to the large size of these concrete pours, work will start at 5:00 a.m. in order to complete the pour during daytime hours, reducing impact to traffic in the area. Read more »

October 122017

Early Morning Equipment Move and Deliveries at Chaplin Station

What Work is Taking Place?

On Friday October 13, crews will move heavy equipment from the southwest work zone eastward along Eglinton Avenue to the southeast work zone.

On Tuesday October 17, crews will receive a large delivery of steel beams to be hoisted from Eglinton Avenue into the work zone.  Read more »

October 122017

Sewer Lining Activities at Avenue Station - Bypass Installation & Lining Operations


The entire sewer lining process will take approximately 4 – 6 weeks to complete.

Sewer bypass work takes place in the daytime construction hours.

Sewer lining work takes place on a 24 hour schedule.


October 122017
October 112017

Overnight Work in the South Parking Lot at Kennedy Station

What Work is Taking Place?

As part of the ongoing work to construct Kennedy Station, crews will install temporary light poles and lines in the South Parking Lot starting as early as October 11, 2017. The work will be performed overnight in an effort to minimize disruption to the public and transit users.

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October 102017

Mining at Avenue Station

Mining is expected to begin in November 2017, and will carry on through to late 2019.

What Work is Happening?

The Eglinton Crosstown includes a 10-kilometre underground portion, between Weston Road and Laird Drive, where 15 below-grade stations are under construction. Eleven will be built using a “cut-and cover” method and four, including Avenue Station, are going to be “mined.” 

Excavation of the entrances at Avenue Station is nearing completion and mining will begin soon. Read more »